ROBERT W. CASE, P.E. Colonel, United States Army, Retired BIOGRAPHY Colonel Case is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida. He is a self-employed Consulting Engineer through R.W. Case Engineering, Inc. in Sarasota, Florida and maintains a current practice of engineering responsible for structural engineering design and analysis projects which encompassed new, renovation and remediation of commercial and residential building projects. August 2010, he assumed the duties as the Operations Manager (CACI-Federal Genesis Project), Bagram, Afghanistan, for all infrastructure and new construction in support of the Intelligence Communities’ operations in country. December 2011, upon redeployment, he supports CACI engineering operations in a part time, on-call capacity. Colonel Case was born September 4, 1954, in Akron, Ohio. He holds a Bachelor of Science in General Engineering (1979) from the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York; a Master of Science Degree (1991) from the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas; and a Master of Strategic Studies Degree (2003) from the United States Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania. He completed the Infantry Officer Basic Course in 1979, the Ranger School (1980), the Infantry Officer Advanced Officer Course (1983), Special Operations Qualification Course (1984), Command and General Staff College (1991), Army War College (2003), and the Inspector General School (2007). In 1980, Colonel Case served as an Instructor and Mechanized Infantry Platoon Leader at Fort Benning, Georgia. In 1981, he was an Anti-Armor Platoon Leader and Company Executive Officer in the 2 nd Infantry Division, Republic of Korea. In 1984, he served as an Operations Officer, Executive Officer to the G3 and Command Briefer for the newly established 1 st Special Operations Command (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. In 1985, he commanded a Special Operations Detachment “A” and Headquarters and Headquarters Company of 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. In 1987, he became a Combat Development Officer in the Combined Arms Combat Development Activity at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. 1991 had Colonel Case commanding A Company, 1 st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne). In this capacity, he was the Commander for all Army Special Operations Forces deployed in support of Operation BALIKATAN, the major Joint/Combined US-Philippine Military Exercise and the Humanitarian Action in supporting Filipino response to the population displacement due to the eruption of Mount Pinatubo. Colonel Case resigned from the Army in 1992 and joined the Army Reserves. His service in the Reserves included serving as a Special Operations Officer in the 1994 Joint Exercise ULCHI FOCUS LENS in Korea, and from 1997-2006, as an Operations Officer, United States Special Operation Command. During Operations ENDURING FREEDOM and IRAQI FREEDOM from 2001-2004, he was mobilized within the current operations office responsible for deploying all Special Operation Forces into theater. In 2004 and 2005, he served six- and four-week annual training tours respectively, as the Chief of Staff for the Special Operations Command, Pacific at Camp Smith, Hawaii. Finally recalled to active duty for retirement in 2006, Colonel Case deployed to Iraq as a Military Engineer in the capacity as the Assistant Director for the Iraqi Reconstruction Management Office (IRMO), US Embassy, Baghdad. He completed his military service as an Inspection Team Chief, US Army Inspector General Agency, responsible for conducting inspections/assessments as directed by the Secretary of the Army. From 2009-2010, COL Case was the Special Operations Planner [under the Northrop Grumman contract] within the CENTCOM Commander’s Theater Plans and Synchronization Element. Colonel Case’s awards include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Achievement Medal, Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Armed Forces Reserve Medal (H/M Device w/Numeric 2), National Defense Service Medal (1 Star), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (w/Numeric 3), Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon, Joint Meritorious Unit Award (2 Oak Leaf Cluster), Ranger Tab, Special Forces Tab, Special Operations Diver Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, and Expert Infantryman’s Badge. Colonel Case is married to the former Nancy Lewis of Jamestown, North Carolina.